Finks: How the CIA Tricked the World’s Best Writers

A cold-war era history of how the CIA made itself an influence in literature and cultureRelated image around the world.  Follow the tactics from Russia to India and from Cuba and Mexico to  Afghanistan.

Author: Joel Whitney

Publisher: OR Books

Date: 2016

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Free Speech: Ten Principles for a Connected World

A  504-page resource to explore matters of free speech.  In additionImage result for free speech, garton ash to the sub-titled “ten principles”, it contains extensive background materials and summaries of recent global events relating to free speech.

Author: Timothy Garton Ash

Publisher: Yale University Press

Date: 2016

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Political Correctness: A History of Semantics and Culture

A text book with several strong features. It provides not only a Image result for political correctness, hughesdefinition but also a concise history of political correctness and its origins; it also attempts to outline what Hughes calls “Zones of Controversy” – essentially a kind of catalog of offense

Author: Geoffrey Hughes

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons

Date: 2010

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